Lobster 101

Ever wanted to learn more about our friendly crustacean? Did you know the largest lobster ever caught was 44 pounds!
American Lobster

American Lobster

American lobster (Homarus americanus) is a bottom-dwelling crustacean widely distributed over the continental shelf of North America. In the inshore waters of the US, it is most abundant from Maine through New Jersey, with abundance declining from north to south.

Greater Atlantic Region – American Lobster

Greater Atlantic Region – American Lobster

Learn more about the Greater Atlantic Region – American Lobster.

MA Division of Marine Fisheries Commercial lobster & crab regulations

MA Division of Marine Fisheries Commercial lobster & crab regulations

Learn more about the MA Division of Marine Fisheries Commercial lobster & crab regulations

Massachusetts Lobstermen’s Association

Massachusetts Lobstermen’s Association

Learn more about the Massachusetts Lobstermen’s Association.

Lobster Foundation of Massachusetts

Lobster Foundation of Massachusetts

Learn more about the Lobster Foundation of Massachusetts.

Lobster Institute

Lobster Institute

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MA Division of Marine Fisheries Recreational lobster & crab regulations

MA Division of Marine Fisheries Recreational lobster & crab regulations

Learn more about the MA Division of Marine Fisheries Recreational lobster & crab regulations

MA Marine Fisheries

MA Marine Fisheries

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Lobster Definitions

Lobster Definitions

Learn more about Lobster Definitions.